Community Engagement

The Community Engagement Grants Program provides funding for activities that promote the participation and active engagement of Western Australian communities in arts and culture.


Grants are available for a range of activities that will deliver on one or more of the following objectives:

  • promoting or facilitating greater engagement of WA communities in arts and culture;

  • delivering artistic, cultural and social outcomes for the community through the arts;

  • providing opportunities for communities to create and share their stories;

  • encouraging communities to engage with and express their culture; and/or
  • increasing the relevance and accessibility of arts and culture within communities.

Apply for a grant

Check the Community Engagement program handbook  for information on who can apply, when to apply and eligible activities.

Check the key dates calendar for closing dates and to access the U-15k Business Day Calculator (if required).

Register or Log in to Online Grants to apply online.

Refer to the First Time Applicant Handbook for instructions on completing your application.

Contact a Grants and Programs Officer if you need assistance.

Funded Projects